In light of the recent announcement by the Government for national restrictions in England, we are pleased to let you know that we will remain open to provide a full range of services.
We are offering routine appointments, and prioritising essential, urgent and emergency eyecare. Please contact us if you feel your vision has changed or if you require any other eyecare needs and we can arrange a suitable appointment. This can include for broken glasses or contact lens orders, which can be posted out to you if you prefer.
As the situation with COVID-19 progresses, evolving government updates and easing of restrictions, we want to reassure you that the health and well-being of our patients and staff is our top priority.
What we are doing to keep you safe
Hand Sanitiser available - hand sanitiser with appropriate alcohol content is provided for all patients to use on arrival and during their visit to the practice
Frames disinfected - all frames are disinfected after being handled or tried on
Disinfecting of practice - regular in-practice cleaning and disinfecting of high touch areas, including desk surfaces and waiting chairs
Regular hand washing breaks for staff - regular hand washing breaks for staff members to sanitise hands in between patients
PPE - protective gloves, masks, aprons and /or face shields worn by clinicians and staff members when necessary
Safe social distancing - safe distancing measure with a maximum of two patients in the practice at one time
Patients pre-screened - we will pre-screen all patients for COVID symptoms by telephone before their appointment
Reschedule - patients will be rescheduled for a later date if symptomatic
We politely request that our patients book an appointment prior to attending the practice and wear a mask at their visit.
For frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 please follow this link: bit.ly/3dF4C9R
Please bear with us during these challenging times and stay safe.
Kirit Tailor BSc(Hons), MCOptom
Director and Senior Optometrist